Torphins Highland Games

This was were and annual event from 1947 to 1950 (approximately) started by Torphins Recreations as a way  of adding to the life of the village and attracting  holidaymakers.

Torphins Highland Games 1948

held in the  field facing Beltie Road, in the  years after the war.

pictured  around the flagpole are  (from extreme right to left):

Alex Smith, baker,

Alex Henderson, tailor and organizer,

Sir Thomas Innes of Learney,

James S Davidson, Headmaster

Any recollections of these events?

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